Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 220 235
Rank change year-on-year +19 +15 -66
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 5 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.088% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.56% 0.73% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 5
North West median daily rate £280 £143 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +96.49% -29.63% -25.69%
10th Percentile £249 £97 £124
90th Percentile £317 £415 £320
England median daily rate £260 £325 £231
% change year-on-year -20.00% +41.00% -16.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £25.00
England median hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -7.69% -45.26% +69.64%

Exchange Server 2003 is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 895 1099 1352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.69% 16.08% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 699 779
North West median daily rate £388 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.06% +25.00%
10th Percentile £233 £262 £255
90th Percentile £598 £555 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 66
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -12.64% +2.60%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £49.00 £20.73 £36.25
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +8.33%

Exchange Server 2003
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2003 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2003 in the North West

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in the North West

Exchange Server 2003
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2003 in the North West

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +7 4 £280 -29.78% 1
Manchester +10 1 - -
Exchange Server 2003
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2003.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (80.00%) Server Building
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Local Government
2 4 (80.00%) PKI
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Exchange Server 2003
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (80.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Server Building
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft